Department of War
Run time 1h 21' 03"Producer Department of WarAudio/Visual sound, color
General Eisenhower introduces this joint US/British Government film that surveys the entire campaign in Western Europe from just before D-Day to the surrender of Germany in May 1945. Directed by Carol Reed.
February 20, 2012
this DoD copy is a better quality print:
March 16, 2010
WWII Highlight Reel
Oscar-winning documentary of WWII from D-Day to V-E Day, as shot by combat cameramen. Produced jointly by the DoD and MoD. Narrated by Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower. Sepia-toned B&W.
June 13, 2009
This Won the Oscar for "Best Documentary" in 1946.
This film was a big project that used top talent and material.